Difference between revisions of "Carroll County, Virginia"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Text replace - 'is a U.S. county located in the Commonwealth of Virginia.' to 'is one of 95 counties in Virginia.')
 
m (Text replace - "Virginia (Sunshine Review)" to "Virginia")
Line 14: Line 14:
 
{{TOCnestright (Sunshine Review)}}
 
{{TOCnestright (Sunshine Review)}}
  
'''Carroll County''' is one of [[Virginia counties (Sunshine Review)|95 counties]] in [[Virginia (Sunshine Review)]]. According to the 2000 census, the population was 29,249.
+
'''Carroll County''' is one of [[Virginia counties (Sunshine Review)|95 counties]] in [[Virginia]]. According to the 2000 census, the population was 29,249.
 
==Website evaluation==
 
==Website evaluation==
 
::''Main article: [[Evaluation of Virginia county websites]]''
 
::''Main article: [[Evaluation of Virginia county websites]]''

Revision as of 05:50, 31 July 2013

Grade2.pngB-
Budget P
Partial.png
Meetings P
Partial.png
Elected Officials P
Partial.png
Administrative Officials Y
600px-Yes check.png
Permits, zoning P
Partial.png
Audits Y
600px-Yes check.png
Contracts P
Partial.png
Lobbying Y
600px-Yes check.png
Public records N
600px-Red x.png
Local taxes Y
600px-Yes check.png
County websitesGuide.png
Transparency grading process


Carroll County is one of 95 counties in Virginia. According to the 2000 census, the population was 29,249.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Virginia county websites

The good

  • County administrative officials' contact information is provided.[1]
  • Audited annual financial reports are available for current and previous years.[2]
  • The homepage includes a link to the Virginia Association of Counties, which lists the county as a member.[3]
  • Building inspection requests can be made online.[4]

The bad

  • County board member information only includes email addresses, and their term dates are not listed.[5]
  • County board meeting minutes are available for current and previous years, but not for the most recent months.[6]
  • Only the current year's budget is posted.[7]
  • Requests for bids are posted, but there is no listing of awarded contracts.[8]
  • No zoning information was found.
  • No information is available about how to make FOIA requests, and there appears to be no record of the county's FOIA compliance.
  • The site's search function does not work.



External links

References